Rio Frio Lodging - Fully Furnished Family-Friendly Houses and Cabins in the Texas Hill Country
Lodging Near Leakey or Garner Park

Lodging Near Utopia or Vanderpool

Don't Forget to Bring

Don't Forget to Bring

(We leave 1 roll of toilet paper in each bathroom & 1 trash bag in each can; Bring Extra)

  • Bath Towels, wash rags, hand towels, River Towels
  • Toilet Paper, 13 & 39 gal. Trash Bags
  • Your Groceries & Supplies; salt, pepper, sugar, paper towels, coffee, filters, dish soap, (dishwasher detergent Only if your rental has a dishwasher)
  • Bath Articles; shampoo, bath soap, hand soap, laundry soap (if rental has washer)
  • Suggested Items; flashlight, batteries, matches, firewood for fireplace, lighter fluid & charcoal for grill, stereo/radio, camera, binoculars, bug spray, sun block, river chairs, river shoes, Fishing License, black oiled sunflower seeds for bird feeder, sugar to make nectar for hummingbird feeder (1 cup of sugar).

*The Towers are AT&T - Only AT&T & T-Mobile Cell Phones work here!
*Still Cell Service is Spotty, Hills cut out signals from Towers;
So Don’t count on anyone reaching you by cell.
If your cabin has a phone, give family that number,
Bring a calling card to make long distance calls from lodging phone.

*Beer & Wine Is Sold in Leakey & Sabinal; Hard Liquor sold in Uvalde.
No Alcohol Sold in stores at Utopia, Rio Frio or Concan.

Our Cabins & Vacation Homes are Comfortably Furnished with -

  • Heat, Air Conditioning & Ceiling Fans
  • Fully Equipped Kitchens- silverware, cooking utensils, plates, bowls, glasses, pots, pans, Microwaves, coffee makers or coffee percolators
  • Kitchen Towels & Pot Holders
  • Sheets, blankets, pillows furnished for all beds & sofa beds
  • Picnic tables, patio chairs, BBQ grills & utensils
  • Hummingbird feeders (only use white sugar & water, no red dye)
  • Bird feeders (only bring black oiled sunflower seeds)

*Not All Lodgings have - telephone, TV, Wi-Fi, stereo/radio, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fireplace or hot tubs.
Check each properties amenities.

**If traveling from out of Texas, or by Plane or Bike;
Towels available upon Advance Request, at No extra charge.
But please let us know at least 2 days in Advance.

Available at our Office/Nature Center;
Pecan or Mesquite Smoking Chunks for added BBQ Flavor
½ lb Bag for $2.15 includes tax

No Campfires During Drought Burn Bans!


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Rio Frio Lodging - Fully Furnished Family-Friendly Houses and Cabins in the Texas Hill Country
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Rio Frio Lodging - Fully Furnished Family-Friendly Houses and Cabins in the Texas Hill Country

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Rio Frio Lodging
PO Box 155, Rio Frio, Texas, 78879
Office Located on FM 1050, 10 miles W. of Utopia, TX 
or 5 miles East of Hwy 83 & Garner State Park
For Lodging & Tour Reservations Call Weekdays 10 am to 6 pm
Email us at [email protected]